Ken Calvert

Ken Calvert

CALIFORNIA's 42nd DISTRICT

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Rep. Calvert Speaks at the Introduction of the Legal Workforce Act

2017-09-07 18:34:11


Rep. Calvert Statement in Support of National Security Funding Bill

2017-07-26 20:50:58


Rep. Calvert Remarks in Support of the GROW Act

2017-07-12 21:32:43


KNX 1070 - Earthquake Early Warning System Funding Restored

2017-07-12 18:50:23


Rep. Calvert Asks EPA Administrator Pruitt About the Clean Diesel Program

2017-06-15 18:54:10


Rep. Calvert's Remarks on Bill Facilitating the Ontario Airport Transfer

2016-06-21 21:36:25


Rep. Calvert Remarks on Military Spending Bill

2016-06-14 21:34:58


Rep. Calvert, Colleagues Discuss Funding for SB Attack Response

2015-12-18 17:32:12


Dont Veto Our Troops

2015-10-26 17:40:08


Rep. Calvert Floor Speech About the Need to Enforce Immigration Laws

2015-07-23 19:15:55


Rep. Ken Calvert PSA - Mental Health Awareness

2015-07-21 19:19:46


Rep. Ken Calvert PSA - Support Our Troops

2015-07-21 19:01:40


Rep. Calvert's Floor Remarks on California Water Bill

2015-07-16 15:25:44


House of Representatives Tribute to the Victims of the Nepal Helicopter Crash

2015-05-20 23:24:46


Rep. Calvert Statement Supporting Amendments Preventing Obama's Executive Amnesty Plan

2015-01-14 00:37:29


Rep. Calvert Floor Speech on Regulatory Overreach

2014-09-09 20:08:51


Rep. Calvert Speaks on California Drought Relief Bill

2014-02-05 21:01:31


Rep. Calvert's Remarks on the Distinguished Flying Cross Memorial

2013-10-29 19:41:22


Rep. Calvert remarks on bill to simplify Veterans' education benefits

2013-10-28 22:08:02


Rep. Calvert: "Mr. President - Tear Down These Barricades!"

2013-10-02 22:04:39


Contact Information

2269 Rayburn HOB
Washington, DC 20515
Phone 202-225-1986
Fax 202-225-2004
calvert.house.gov

Ken Calvert, a lifelong resident of Riverside County and 17-year small business owner in the restaurant and real estate industries, represents the 42nd Congressional District of southern California. Calvert was born on June 8, 1953 and attended neighborhood public schools, graduating from Corona High School in 1971. He attended two years at Chaffey College, in Alta Loma, and then enrolled at San Diego State University, where he graduated in 1975 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics. Ken is a Protestant and is involved in several local community volunteer organizations.

The 42nd District encompasses the western edge of Riverside County including the cities of Eastvale, Norco, Corona, Lake Elsinore, Wildomar, Canyon Lake, Menifee, Murrieta and a portion of Temecula. Rep. Calvert was first elected to the House in 1992 and was part of the historic “Contract with America” class  in 1994 that swept the House to Republican control for the first time in 40 years.

In the 113th Congress, Rep. Calvert continues to serve on the House Appropriations Committee where he is the Chairman of the Interior and the Environment Subcommittee.  Rep. Calvert is also a member of the Defense Subcommittee and the Energy and Water Subcommittee.  He also serves on the House Budget Committee.  Rep. Calvert was also selected to serve as the Chairman of the California Republican Delegation.

Rep. Calvert has been the California Republican Delegation’s voice on the House Steering Committee, which determines House Republican committee assignments, since 2003.

In the 113th Congress, Rep. Calvert’s legislative priorities includes: enacting pro-growth policies that will help our struggling economy; reducing our national debt; reforming our tax code; supporting our military around the world and supporting the mission in Afghanistan; strengthening our borders and making the use of E-Verify mandatory for all employers in the U.S.; creating long-term solutions to California’s energy and water problems; working towards the implementation and funding of new transportation corridors vital to Riverside County’s future; reducing the time it takes to build infrastructure projects by making common sense, bi-partisan reforms to our environmental laws; and, much more.


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